ECE Spotlight

We’re excited to invite you to peruse our new digital magazine, showcasing and celebrating the accomplishments and journeys of our alumni, students, faculty, and staff this past year.

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Remembering Arne Nilsson

Remembering Arne Nilsson

We fondly remember Arne Nilsson, professor emeritus of ECE and pivotal computer networking researcher who sadly passed away on December 8, 2020.

NC State names innovator and entrepreneur of the year winners

February 5, 2021 | WRAL Tech Wire
Robert Heath received the Innovator of the Year Award for his seminal work in signal processing and wireless communications. Fred Kish received the John S. Risley Entrepreneur of the Year Award for the success of multiple optical-communication technologies he’s helped commercialize. Kish‘s work has led to the launch of numerous telecommunications products, which have generated over $10 billion in total revenue.

NC State grad Christina Koch could be first woman to walk on the moon

December 10, 2020 | WRAL
North Carolina State University graduate and astronaut Christina Koch could be one of the first women on the moon. Koch is one of 18 astronauts named by NASA to train for its Artemis moon-landing program. The space agency is aiming for a landing by 2024.

Christina Koch: Women ‘can do absolutely anything they want’

December 4, 2020 | Higher Works Foundation
Before she spent 328 days aboard – and sometimes outside – the International Space Station, Christina Koch spent five years at North Carolina State University.1 And as she prepares to deliver a commencement address to 9,100 NC State graduates in a virtual ceremony Friday evening, Koch (pronounced ‘Cook’) says NC State was about much more than the substantial physics and electrical engineering classes she took there.

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Towards Electric Power Systems Dominated by Inverter Based Resources

Evangelos Farantatos
Senior Project Manager with the Grid Operations and Planning R&D Group, EPRI
is speaking on March 12, 2021.

As one of only two institutions to be home to two concurrent NSF Engineering Research Centers, one of three NSF Platforms for Advanced Wireless Research Initatives, the home of the Department of Energy’s PowerAmerica institute, and leaders in the only North America IBM Q Hub, we are ranked among the top academic units engaged in scientific research in the United States.

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